openSUSE 10 Security Update : OpenOffice_org (OpenOffice_org-2408)

high Nessus Plugin ID 27135
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Following security problem was fixed in OpenOffice_org :

CVE-2006-5870: Bufferoverflows in WMF and Enhanced WMF handling in OpenOffice_org could be used to potentially execute code or crash OpenOffice_org. It is necessary that the user can be tricked to open a prepared document.

This update also adds code to later hook in the OfficeXML converter (


Update the affected OpenOffice_org packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27135

File Name: suse_OpenOffice_org-2408.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/17/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:OpenOffice_org, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:OpenOffice_org-gnome, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:OpenOffice_org-kde, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:OpenOffice_org-mono, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:OpenOffice_org-officebean, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 12/15/2006

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-5870